Catholic church has new pope; white smoke rises

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This April 4, 2005 file photo shows Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, celebrating a Mass in honor of Pope John Paul II at the Buenos Aires Cathedral in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Bergoglio, who took the name of Pope Francis, was elected on Wednesday.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope. He is the first pontiff from Americas. Bergoglio has chosen the name...

Last Updated: February 4, 2016 - 1:55pm

BLOOMSBURG - A robber pointed a gun at a 62-year-old Bloomsburg man walking to work early Wednesday and demanded money, police say.

A black man showed a pistol and demanded money...

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Last Updated: February 4, 2016 - 1:56pm

Hemlock Township Police are attempting to identify the white female in this picture. 

She was in Walmart on  Jan. 12 and driving a white van. Police said she was buying iPads at...

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Last Updated: February 3, 2016 - 3:32pm

DANVILLE — A convenience store employee tried to steal a $100 winning lottery ticket from two customers, police say.

But Ryan E. Temple, 18, of 10 Delwood Drive, had an excuse: He...

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